HostsXpert Alternatives

    The most popular alternative is HostsMan, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 10 alternatives to HostsXpert so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting HostsXpert alternatives are SwitchHosts! (Free, Open Source), BlueLife Hosts Editor (Free), Gas Mask (Free, Open Source) and HostsFileEditor (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Nov 21, 2018

    • HostsMan is a freeware hosts file manager and editor.Built-in hosts file updaterEnable/Disable hosts fileBuilt-in hosts editor
    • SwitchHosts! is an App for hosts management & switching.
      It is a free and open source software.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux


    • BlueLife Hosts Editor is a portable freeware hosts-file editor and allows you to easily add/delete, block, and update domain names to your hosts file.
      • Free
      • Windows
    • Gas Mask is simple hosts file manager for Mac OS X. It allows editing of host files and switching between them.
    • Hosts File Editor makes it easy to change your hosts file as well as archive multiple versions for easy retrieval.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • Automate hosts file updates on Linux and MacOS. Block Firefox telemetry, Google snooping and web trackers at the root.
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      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
    • BeeThink IP Blocker is a Windows IP Blocking program which controls one computer interacts with other computers over the network.
      • Windows
    • Saving your time when you switch domain-IP mapping (Hosts file) between different environment. Awesome host file editor!.
      • Free
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
    • Hosts add a preference pane to your system preferences which lets you toggle your host file entries on and off, as well as add and remove them.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
    • iplist is a Linux application for blocking connections to and from a specified range of hosts using the netfilter netlink-queue library.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.29, released in October 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • Free • Open Source
      • Linux